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Practice Areas

Consumer Protection Litigation


J.D. Case Western Reserve University School of Law
(cum laude)

B.A. Pennsylvania State University

Bar Admissions


2009, Pennsylvania

2010, New Jersey

2010, New York

U.S. Court of Appeals

2012, Third Circuit

U.S. District Courts

2010, New Jersey

2012, Eastern District of New York

2012, Southern District of New York

2013, Eastern District of Wisconsin

Professional Affiliations

American Association for Justice

New Jersey Association for Justice

Daniel R. Leathers, Associate
Tel: (602) 274-1100
Fax: (602) 274-1199

Daniel R. Leathers is a member of the Firm’s Consumer Protection Litigation Practice, prosecuting consumer fraud on behalf of individuals and businesses.

Prior to joining Bonnett, Fairbourn, Friedman & Balint, Daniel practiced complex consumer class actions and medical device litigations nationwide at highly-regarded plaintiff-side law firms. His work has resulted in the recovery of millions of dollars on behalf of his clients and class members whom he represented.

He also served as a judicial law clerk for the late Honorable Carol Higbee, a New Jersey Superior Court Appellate Division Judge who presided over several large centralized litigations in New Jersey during Daniel’s judicial clerkship.

Daniel received a J.D. from the Case Western Reserve University School of Law, cum laude, where he was the Executive Articles Editor of the Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law. During his time there, he earned the International Academy of Trial Lawyers Award for Trial Advocacy; the Paul J. Hergenröeder Award for Trial Tactics; the Federal Bar Association Award in Constitutional Law; and CALI Awards in Trial Tactics, Constitutional Law I, and Constitutional Law II.